Pantone color of 2019

Pantone Color of the Year 2019

“Living Coral,” a pinkish-orange hue that embraces us with warmth and embodies our desire for playful expression, has been named Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year. Among the gemstones exhibiting Pantone’s vibrant, yet mellow, seaborne color are spinel, morganite, padparadscha sapphire and precious coral.
December 10, 2018
Diamond Love diamond AI

Diamond “Love” at Sotheby’s Hong Kong Event

A 5-carat fancy vivid blue diamond named “Ai” — the Chinese word for love — will be flirting with a world record when it hits the auction block at Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite event in Hong Kong on October 3.
September 25, 2018
Illinois couple receives free engagement ring

Deserving Illinois Couple Receives Free Engagement Ring

A Virginia man who had purchased a diamond engagement ring but was jilted before popping the question turned his heartbreak into hope by awarding the ring to a deserving Illinois couple.
What are meters in watchmaking

Meters in Watchmaking | Understanding the Different Types

In the world of watchmaking, one term seems to continually recur: Meters.
August 29, 2018
Automatic and hand winding mechanical watches

Understanding the Difference Between Automatic and Hand-Winding Mechanical Watches

Often we get questions from customers curious about understanding watch movements.
August 15, 2018
Perfect watch material

Ceramic: The Perfect Watch Material for Summer

As more and more watch brands delve into the realm of high-tech materials for watch cases and bracelets, we are witnessing a host of wonderful new ceramic watches emerge on the market. 
August 09, 2018
Rubies inside watch

Are the Rubies Inside Watch Movements Real Gemstones?

One of the key questions we get from novice collectors when they read about watches and the technical specifications of watch movements is, “Are the rubies inside the watch real?”
July 12, 2018
Serviced mechanical watches

Mechanical Watches | How Often Do They Need to Be Serviced?

Just like your car needs regular maintenance, so, too, does your fine mechanical watch.
July 07, 2018
Watch strap types for summer

Pros and Cons of Watch Strap Types for Summer

It is official: summer is here, and with it comes short sleeves, more casual attire and a host of wonderful outdoor activities — many including water.
June 06, 2018
anti-magnetic watch

What It Means When Your Watch Is Anti-Magnetic

Did you know that something as simple as using a cell phone (especially with a rechargeable cell phone cover), going through airport security and even flying can affect the accuracy of your mechanical watch? 
May 25, 2018

How to Spice Up Your Wardrobe With the Pantone Colors of Summer 2018

With Meadowlark Yellow and Ultra Violet leading the color trends for 2018, according to the Pantone Color Institute, we have seen an interesting resurgence of yellow and blue/purple this year on the runways and on the wrists.
May 22, 2018
Indy 500

Indy 500 2016 Race Winner Alexander Rossi Signed TAG Heuer Watches

The Indianapolis 500 is known to be the greatest spectacle in racing and the largest sporting event in the world.
May 18, 2018